The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 92 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 192 309 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.33% 5.27% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 5.40% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 132 217 154
Average salary £63,500 £55,648 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,757 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £80,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5602 5717 5196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.02% 97.48% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4685 4862 4420
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -47 46 £64,500 +12.17% 13
Wiltshire -8 41 £55,000 -9.09% 9
Dorset +2 36 £57,500 +2.67% 7
Somerset -12 31 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Gloucestershire -8 26 £60,000 - 8
Avon 0 1 £75,000 +15.38%
Devon -6 1 - - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 112 (27.05%) TOGAF
2 108 (26.09%) Finance
3 106 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (24.15%) SOA
5 85 (20.53%) Java
6 67 (16.18%) .NET
7 66 (15.94%) Oracle
8 62 (14.98%) Retail
9 61 (14.73%) Windows
10 57 (13.77%) Microsoft
11 55 (13.29%) Degree
12 51 (12.32%) E-Commerce
13 49 (11.84%) ITIL
14 47 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
16 45 (10.87%) UML
17 43 (10.39%) C#
18 42 (10.14%) Mentoring
19 41 (9.90%) SQL Server
20 39 (9.42%) Telecoms
21 37 (8.94%) Scrum
21 37 (8.94%) Data Centre
21 37 (8.94%) Presales
22 36 (8.70%) Analytics
23 35 (8.45%) VMware
23 35 (8.45%) Banking
24 34 (8.21%) SAP
24 34 (8.21%) Security Cleared
25 33 (7.97%) SQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.11%) CMS
3 12 (2.90%) IIS
4 11 (2.66%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.93%) JBoss
6 7 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.45%) Apache
7 6 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.21%) ColdFusion
8 5 (1.21%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.72%) Mule
10 3 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Office
2 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (5.07%) Oracle Retail
2 10 (2.42%) SAP CRM
2 10 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.93%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.42%) SaaS
3 8 (1.93%) IaaS
4 7 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.21%) PaaS
6 4 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.97%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.97%) Google Tag Manager
6 4 (0.97%) Heroku
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.07%) WAN
2 15 (3.62%) Network Security
3 14 (3.38%) Firewall
4 8 (1.93%) Internet
4 8 (1.93%) LAN
4 8 (1.93%) SAN
5 7 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.45%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.21%) DNS
8 4 (0.97%) VPN
8 4 (0.97%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.72%) Intranet
9 3 (0.72%) NAS
10 2 (0.48%) DHCP
11 1 (0.24%) BGP
11 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.24%) IPv4
11 1 (0.24%) OSPF
11 1 (0.24%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.38%) Big Data
5 12 (2.90%) GIS
6 11 (2.66%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.17%) DB2
7 9 (2.17%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.69%) MySQL
9 6 (1.45%) Informix
9 6 (1.45%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.24%) OLAP
14 1 (0.24%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (1.93%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.45%) Ant
2 6 (1.45%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.24%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.24%) CocoaPods
5 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.24%) Maven
5 1 (0.24%) sqlmap
5 1 (0.24%) Xcode
General
1 108 (26.09%) Finance
2 62 (14.98%) Retail
3 39 (9.42%) Telecoms
4 35 (8.45%) Banking
5 24 (5.80%) Marketing
6 17 (4.11%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.42%) Electronics
7 10 (2.42%) Legal
8 7 (1.69%) Billing
9 6 (1.45%) Advertising
9 6 (1.45%) Law
10 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.21%) Polish Language
10 5 (1.21%) Russian Language
10 5 (1.21%) Ukrainian Language
11 4 (0.97%) Local Government
12 3 (0.72%) Automotive
12 3 (0.72%) French Language
12 3 (0.72%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (16.18%) .NET
2 29 (7.00%) ASP.NET
2 29 (7.00%) HTML
2 29 (7.00%) Web Services
3 27 (6.52%) CSS
4 23 (5.56%) REST
5 21 (5.07%) XML
6 17 (4.11%) SOAP
7 14 (3.38%) JMS
8 13 (3.14%) Spring
9 11 (2.66%) jQuery
10 9 (2.17%) CSS3
10 9 (2.17%) HTML5
10 9 (2.17%) Middleware
11 8 (1.93%) Java EE
12 7 (1.69%) JSON
13 6 (1.45%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.45%) JDBC
13 6 (1.45%) Servlets
13 6 (1.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.94%) Data Centre
3 26 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.14%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.14%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.66%) User Experience
6 10 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.69%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.45%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.45%) Health Informatics
8 6 (1.45%) Informatics
8 6 (1.45%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.45%) Smart Meter
8 6 (1.45%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.21%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (0.97%) CCTV
10 4 (0.97%) Social Media
10 4 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 61 (14.73%) Windows
2 28 (6.76%) Linux
3 21 (5.07%) Unix
4 14 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.93%) Android
7 7 (1.69%) AIX
7 7 (1.69%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.21%) HPUX
9 5 (1.21%) Solaris
9 5 (1.21%) Tru64
10 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (27.05%) TOGAF
2 106 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (24.15%) SOA
4 51 (12.32%) E-Commerce
5 49 (11.84%) ITIL
6 47 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 45 (10.87%) UML
9 42 (10.14%) Mentoring
10 37 (8.94%) Presales
10 37 (8.94%) Scrum
11 36 (8.70%) Analytics
12 31 (7.49%) ERP
13 27 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
14 26 (6.28%) Information Management
14 26 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (5.80%) CRM
15 24 (5.80%) Information Architecture
16 23 (5.56%) Migration
17 22 (5.31%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (20.53%) Java
2 43 (10.39%) C#
3 33 (7.97%) SQL
4 28 (6.76%) JavaScript
5 17 (4.11%) C
6 12 (2.90%) C++
7 9 (2.17%) Python
8 5 (1.21%) ES6
8 5 (1.21%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.21%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.97%) Ruby
9 4 (0.97%) X++
10 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.48%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.24%) Groovy
12 1 (0.24%) Perl
12 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (13.29%) Degree
2 34 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.11%) CISSP
5 14 (3.38%) DV Cleared
6 13 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.69%) CCNA
7 7 (1.69%) CISA
7 7 (1.69%) CISM
7 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.45%) CCDP
8 6 (1.45%) CEH
8 6 (1.45%) GCIA
8 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 4 (0.97%) EMC Certification
9 4 (0.97%) GCIH
10 3 (0.72%) MBA
10 3 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.48%) CCIE
11 2 (0.48%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.62%) COBIT
2 7 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.45%) QA
4 5 (1.21%) SLA
5 3 (0.72%) ISO15022
5 3 (0.72%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.69%) VMware Server
4 4 (0.97%) XenApp
5 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.72%) vSphere
6 2 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.48%) UAG
6 2 (0.48%) vCloud
6 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (2.17%) SCOM
2 6 (1.45%) SCCM
3 4 (0.97%) QRadar
4 2 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.48%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
5 1 (0.24%) Nessus
5 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.24%) SCSM
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (15.94%) Oracle
2 57 (13.77%) Microsoft
3 35 (8.45%) VMware
4 34 (8.21%) SAP
5 25 (6.04%) Cisco
6 18 (4.35%) IBM
7 13 (3.14%) Citrix
8 11 (2.66%) Sybase
9 9 (2.17%) Google
9 9 (2.17%) NetApp
10 8 (1.93%) ATG
10 8 (1.93%) EMC
10 8 (1.93%) ESRI
10 8 (1.93%) HP
10 8 (1.93%) WorldPay
11 6 (1.45%) Intel Security
12 5 (1.21%) Juniper
12 5 (1.21%) LogRhythm
12 5 (1.21%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.97%) Trustwave
Dorset
Ashton Consulting Group Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £63000 per annum, Benefits +Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+car+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent packages plu benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £77000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Market rate DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £77000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000-85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical,
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita plc
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £98000 per annum + Excellent benefits, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £90000 - £1000000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 days ago